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Charles J. Anderson

Charles J. Anderson

Male 1829 - 1885  (55 years)

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  • Name Charles J. Anderson 
    Born 15 Sep 1829  Sweden Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    _UID E874A3C091A74DA6BACCAE65EB486FB4D94E 
    Buried 1885  Portland, Chautauqua County, New York, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 5 Apr 1885 
    Person ID I781  Bradley - Post
    Last Modified 11 Nov 2017 

    Father Living 
    Mother Living 
    Family ID F325  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Augusta Timmell,   b. 1848, Sweden Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1899  (Age 51 years) 
     1. Frank Anderson,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Frances Anderson,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Jay Anderson,   b. 1868,   d. 1947  (Age 79 years)
     4. Anna Laura Anderson,   b. 11 Jul 1870, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1939, Silver Creek, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     5. Ada J. Anderson,   b. 1876,   d. 1934  (Age 58 years)
     6. Arthur Anderson,   b. 1884,   d. 1887  (Age 3 years)
    Last Modified 15 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F324  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    NY Civil War Town Clerks registry entry.
    154th Infantry muster rolls ledger entries.
    Gravestone, Charles and Augusta
    Gravestone, Charles and Augusta
    Portland Evergreen Cemetery, Chautauqua County, New York

  • Notes 
    • He was mustered in to the 154th Infantry, Company E on 24 September 1862 as a Private, after having enlisted on 22 August 1862 for three years. He was mustered out on 11 June 1865, along withhis company, near Bladensburg, MD, still a Private.

      Remarks written on his muster record include: "Time and place of birth, Sept. 15, 1829, Sweden. Parents, Andrew and Rehriotring [?][handwriting difficult to read], married, farmers." Theledger also notes that he had grey eyes, dark hair, and was 5 ft 7 inches tall.

      The ledger notes his birthdate/place as 15 September 1829 in Sweden; the enlistment bounty paid by the town of $100; his enlistment date of 22 August 1862 and muster in of 27 September 1862. Itnotes that he was present at the battles of Chancellorsville, Gettysburg, Chattanooga, and Rock Federal Ridge. It states he was discharged 17 June 1865 with a post office address of Brocton,NY. Finally, it notes that his parents names were Andrew and Christine.

  • Sources 
    1. [S153] Census, 1880, Roll 816.

    2. [S154] NY Muster Roll, 154th Infantry, A-F, Box 260, page 24; cites specific birth date.

    3. [S155] NY Civil War Clerk Reg, Chataqua, Hanover-Villenova, image 117.